Body recovered from Irmo pond

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has identified a body recovered from a pond in the 100 block of Pale Ivy Lane at approximately 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

According to Fisher, the body of Mr. Tao Gao, 42, of Irmo, was recovered by the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department Dive Team. No foul play is suspected at this time.  However, an autopsy has been scheduled for Tuesday to determine the cause of Mr. Gao’s death.

The Irmo Police Department is investigating.

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